Upgraded GEnx-1B For Boeing 787 Makes First Flight At GE California Site

GE yesterday made the first flight test of the improved GEnx-1B version capable of meeting the 787 fuel burn specification at its Victorville, Calif., site. The GEnx-1B Performance Improvement Package (PIP2) is due to be certified for icing by the end of February and will complete FAR 33 engine...

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